The ever-growing pothole
on Oakes Road South, not far from the junction with Quarmby Road, was highlighted in white paint with the word 'danger' written in large capital letters on the road.
Duke continued: "There's folklore that says the potholes
are old bomb craters from practice bombing ranges in the past.
However, even as the snow melts, drivers are reminded of winter's wrath, as snow and cold temperatures create one of the most dreaded obstacles on the road -- the pothole
Specifically, increased effectiveness and better productivity during pothole
repair and enhanced longevity of potholes
use are required.
Ben Cue, Comfort Insurance's Head of Operations, said: "We advise all motorhome and campervan owners to be particularly careful when it comes to potholes
as they can cause a considerable amount of damage if driven over too quickly.
This came after they allocated PS600,000 funding to accelerate the programme of repairs, due to new technology which makes the process of filling the potholes
Only Birmingham, the largest local authority, did not receive any cash as pothole
repairs are included in the city's highways contract with Amey.
We encourage people to report potholes
when they come across them - any pothole
reported to us will be inspected at the earliest opportunity and repaired if necessary.
By Tuesday and Wednesday, there were a ton of potholes
Our teams have: | Filled over 3,000 extra potholes
| Used 30 tonnes of tarmac over an average weekend, filling potholes
| Repaired approximately 200 potholes
in each ward they visited Finally, if you see any potholes
on our roads then please let us know by either phoning 01446 700111 or e-mail: visible@valeofglamorgan.
Once we saw that people were appreciating what we did, we went out again and made a goal of fixing 100 potholes
The team will be in Rhoose on June 15 and 16 and will fill potholes
reported by residents.